Science and Technology at Uppsala University

Uppsala University offers a unique range of subjects in science and technology. Research and education take place here across a broad spectrum encompassing biology, computer science, physics, earth sciences, chemistry, mathematics and technology. The faculty's successful research and education contributes to the University continually being ranked among the top 100 universities in the world.

Crucial to this success are our many collaborations with companies, the surrounding community, and other universities. Collaboration within and between disciplines, combined with a culture of academic freedom, fosters a creative environment that breeds success in research and education.

Digital skärm.

Structure and governance

The Faculty of Science and Technology, the Disciplinary Domain, makes up about a third of Uppsala University and is one of Sweden's most complete faculties. Visit our employee entrance for a presentation of our organisation and governance.

Structure and governance at the Faculty of Science and Technology

Our campuses

Briefly about the Disciplinary Domain

  • 2422 employees in total (37% women) among them 206 professors
  • 2.7 billion in yearly turnover
  • 14 000 students
  • 6 002 students (full-time equivalent)
  • 9 master degree programmes in engineering
  • 6 bachelor degree programmes in engineering
  • 8 bachelor degree programmes in science
  • 1 higher education diploma programme
  • 2 one year master degree programme
  • 16 master degree programmes
  • approx. 588 postgraduate students (with an activity of at least 80%)
  • 158 doctor examinations
  • 825 MSek/year in faculty grants for research
  • 1 018 MSek/year in externally financed research
  • ca 2 230 publications in international journals/year

(figures from 2022)